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Children evacuated from fire at Bamber Bridge nursery

Blaze at Busy Bees nursery, Bamber Bridge. Pic: Lancashire Fire A fire broke out at Busy Bees nursery in Bamber Bridge this afternoon (Tuesday 8 June). Fire crews were called at 1.30pm to attend the scene, and the roof was […]

2 weeks ago
Severe fire breaks out at Avenham property renovation site

Blaze broken out at former Hindu temple site. Pic: Preston fire station There are reports that a ‘severe fire’ has broken out at a property renovation site in Avenham Place. The site is a former Hindu temple which was currently being turned […]

2 weeks ago
Guild Wheel fires tackled by Preston wildfire unit

Guild Wheel grass fire Pic: Preston Fire Station Several fires have been dealt with along the Guild Wheel near Brockholes. Firefighters from Preston Fire Station tackled the unattended camp fires and grass fires today (Saturday 3 April). The […]

3 months ago
Explosion reported at a property in Deepdale

Bleasdale Street East, pic: Street view Fire crews from Preston and Bamber Bridge were called to an incident on Bleasdale Street East in Deepdale to reports of an explosion. The incident occurred at around 10:40am on […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement ‘Say no to disposable BBQs’ – firefighters call on residents to protect beauty spots

Drone footage showing the smoke plume at Longridge Fell Pic: Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Firefighters are asking for the public’s help to protect beauty spots after two major incidents last month. This week is set to see temperatures soar to up to 28 degrees […]

1 year ago
Students saved by smoke alarms when fire broke out in kitchen at Preston student halls

Residents at a student flat in Brook Street were saved by the smoke alarms when a fire broke out in the kitchen. An unattended pan caught fire in the communal […]

1 year ago
Smoke from huge Merseyside fire seen in Penwortham

A huge fire at a recycling plant in Newton-le-Willows could be smelled from as far away as Penwortham this afternoon. The blaze, in Earlstown, was declared a major incident as […]

1 year ago
Fire crews dealing with blaze near the Shampan restaurant in Penwortham

Firefighters are tackling a blaze in some garages close to the Shampan restaurant in Penwortham. The restaurant in Woodville Road closed down in May last year and has been empty […]

1 year ago
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